Man is jailed for ‘Covid cough’

Man is jailed for ‘Covid cough’

Coleraine Magistrates' Court

Julie Magee


Julie Magee


AN arrested man, who coughed in a police constable's face after telling him he had Covid, has been jailed for three months.

Conor Conway appeared by video link from Maghaberry prison, before Coleraine Magistrates sitting remotely in Ballymena on Monday, March 29.

The court heard how 30-year-old Conway had been detained on December 18 last year after police were tasked to the Rambler Inn in Church Street, Portstewart, where Conway was a resident.

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